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UN urges action against spread of small arms

UN urges action against spread of small arms

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday called on world governments to step up arms control, in particular by keeping track of ammunition flows that fuel fighting. “Deny access to illegal weapons and ammunition and you deny criminals, armed groups and […]


UTM Reality Based Training Reveals New Technology Set to Revolutionize Shooting Industry

Bullets on Crate (photo by UTM RBT)

Previously only available to Military, Law Enforcement and Professional Training Organizations, UTM RBT announces the release of the Civilian Target Ammunition (CTA) Target Shooting Kit. The new product is said to have all the accuracy, reliability and realism of live […]


TrackingPoint Announces Three New Precision-Guided Bolt-Action Rifles

TRACKINGPOINT SX2 .300 WIN MAG SURGEON RIFLE

SHOT Show 2015: TrackingPoint announced a new family of bolt-action Precision-Guided Firearms that are significantly lower weight than their previous bolt-action hunting systems. The newly introduced 300WM and 308 weigh approximately 10% lighter compared to the prior 750 Series. The […]


Japan makes first arrest over 3D printer guns: reports

Japan makes first arrest over 3D printer guns: reports

A Japanese man suspected of possessing guns made with a 3-D printer has been arrested, reports said Thursday, in what was said to be the country’s first such detention. Officers who raided the home of Yoshitomo Imura, a 27-year-old college […]


US gun lobby sees media as enemy

US gun lobby sees media as enemy

The head of the powerful US gun lobby railed against American media Thursday, saying it was biased and lying about the heated debate on regulating weapons. “One of America’s greatest threats is the national news media that fails to provide […]


In 2014, Soldiers Get 1 Percent Raise, 3.9 Percent Increase In BAH

In 2014, Soldiers Get 1 Percent Raise, 3.9 Percent Increase In BAH

Soldiers will see a one percent pay raise in 2014. Their untaxed paycheck will also benefit from a 3.9 percent increase in basic allowance for housing and a 3.4 percent increase in basic allowance for subsistence as well. The Army […]


“The Greater Good: Arm Up!!” P1 2 by Nutnfancy

“The Greater Good: Arm Up!!” P1 2 by Nutnfancy

"The Greater Good: Arm Up!!" P1 2 by Nutnfancy


US school massacre fuels social media debate on guns

US school massacre fuels social media debate on guns

The Newtown school massacre has fueled an unprecedented wave of social media discussion on US gun control, with the overwhelming majority favoring new limits on firearms, a study showed Thursday. The Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism found […]


Legal Trade In Small Arms Doubles In Six Years

Legal Trade In Small Arms Doubles In Six Years

The legal international trade in small arms, light weapons, their parts and ammunition is worth at least $8.5 billion (SFr8.15 billion) annually, according to the Swiss-led Small Arms Survey 2012. This figure, released on Monday at the United Nations in […]


 
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